Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bank of America, Fitbit, Teva Pharma, Disney, Regions Financial, Noble, Sysco and More

Wednesday is looking like it could bring a down open for the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Before thinking it is a huge worry, keep in mind that the market is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Caterpillar, Illumina, Nike, Seagate, Twitter, Tyson Foods, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Tuesday after Alcoa unofficially kicked off earnings season. Despite high valuations and despite many economic and geopolitical hurdles, every sell-off in the market has been ...
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Are Cabela’s Shareholders Getting Enough out of the Acquisition?

Cabela’s Inc. (NYSE: CAB) shares made a handy gain on Monday after it was announced that Bass Pro Shops would be acquiring the company. However, it didn’t stop there. Bass ...
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The Worst US Consumer Banks

The recent $185 million fine assessed on Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) and the subsequent congressional hearings have deservedly put the big bank squarely in the media spotlight. But ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Consolidated Edison, Eldorado Gold, ENSCO, Freeport-McMoRan, Las Vegas Sands, Macy’s, Potash and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, but this is after the Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen almost 500 points from peak to trough in just four trading sessions. ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With Top US Stock Picks for Q3

While the expectations for the second-quarter earnings season are hardly elevated, and many companies are expected to use the Brexit as a reason for perhaps lowering forward guidance, one thing ...
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Banks Likely To Raise Dividends After Stress Tests

The Federal Reserve has finally released the results of the 2016 stress tests. If there is one thing you need to take away from this, it is that all of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, BB&T, Capital One, CenterPoint, Occidental Petroleum, Vale, Workday and More

Stocks were indicated slightly higher on Monday morning, but the futures were lower toward the opening bell versus the earlier hours and overseas trading. With the Dow still down about ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Chipotle, eBay, JetBlue, Kraft Heinz, Twitter, Gap, NOV and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday, partly dragged down by a disappointing Apple earnings report. It still seems that investors have returned to a mentality of buying the pullbacks rather ...
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Uber, Autos and Oil Are Responsible for Capital One Earnings Miss

Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) reported earnings Tuesday, April 26, missing estimates by eight cents a share, or 4%. The stock fell over 1.5% in afterhours trading. The miss though ...
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Why Oppenheimer Is Raising Targets on Top Financial Stocks

Oppenheimer believes that the turmoil in capital markets will pressure trading, investment banking and asset management revenues. However, most other traditional commercial banking fundamentals will be on a relatively flat ...
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Top Analysts Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Capital One, Cisco, Novartis, Sprint, Starbucks and More

After a rather tepid start to the trading week, the futures have turned decidedly lower as Wall Street eyes a second day of selling around the world, especially in Europe. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Capital One, Energen, Micron, Salesforce.com, United Continental, United Rentals, Viacom and More

Stocks are up for the year, but Dow and S&P futures were lower ahead of an after the payrolls and unemployment report. Now that the gains have negated the selling ...
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Major Banks Continue Expanding Share Repurchase Plans

While most of the major banks may have hoped for a rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve, they are still closing out the week on a positive note with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Dish, First Data, Level 3, Regions, SolarCity, Tesla, Twitter, Visa and More

Stocks had tried to find some footing this week, but now the pressure from European banks was too much and stocks were getting pounded. Fed Chair Janet Yellen was not ...
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